Bathroom September 01, 2017. How smart is it to give an already ‚limited′ room a color scheme anchored in black and white? The answer to that question would be ‚very smart′, if you can get the balance between the two hues right and the lighting spot on. No matter what color you use in the powder room, poor lighting can give this small space a dark and dreary look. This could very well start you off on a cycle of constant redecorating and repainting without ever realizing that the real issue at hand is poor lighting. A sparkling chandelier coupled with clever ambient lighting is the ideal way forward in the black and white powder room.
Interior September 02, 2017. Full-fledged and dedicated home bars take up both space and resources. They are definitely not an option for those who love to entertain, but on a budget! This is where bar carts come in. But the real twist in the tale is how a cool bar cart can do much more than hold glasses and drinks. Once the party is done or the Holiday season ends, you can simply turn the bar cart into a functional piece of furniture that can serve in a variety of ways. From holding extra dishes, platers and crockery in the kitchen to working as a cool console table in the foyer, the smart bar cart does it all!
Interior September 01, 2017. If you want a side table to multitask, then buying one with wheels can help you in more ways than one. This stylish side table / cart can be used in pretty much any room of your home and moving it around would be an absolute breeze. Serving as a side table next to the couch when needed or acting as additional desk space in the home office, the small side table on wheels can fit into even the tiniest of corners. If you want to take things a step further, then we suggest trying a bed on wheels with modern industrial style or even a kitchen island that can be moved around when needed.
kitchen September 01, 2017. There are plenty of homes these days where the dining table is a smart extension of the kitchen island. It is barely a surprise then that the breakfast bar can go down the same route. In the larger kitchen, this space can also double as a great party zone where additional counter space can be used in multiple ways both while prepping and hosting. What makes a breakfast bar truly special though is the way it brings together your entirely family after a long, hard day or even during few fleeting seconds each morning as you rush out. Beyond all the aesthetic and ergonomic advantage, this is the true charm of that dashing breakfast bar!
Interior September 02, 2017. Since glass is transparent it does wonders in broad daylight. The sun rays go right through it, resulting in a well lit room that isn‚t weighed down by the furniture but actually feels bright and luminous. If you like your space to be filled with as much light as possible, almost giving away the illusion of being outdoors, a glass table should be on your top priority list! Play around with decorating your coffee table and realize that it can stand alone as a decor piece and be flawless! If you really don‚t need it for its functionality, it will do brilliantly illuminating decor pieces you‚ll decide to set upon it!
kitchen September 01, 2017. LED lighting has been around for a while, but strip lights definitely have taken these energy-efficient lighting fixtures to a whole new level. Illuminating even the most awkward of corners, these adaptable lights can be easily incorporated into the design of an existing kitchen with little fuss. From beautiful shelves and smart cabinets to functional countertops and striking kitchen islands, LED strip lights can be used anywhere and everywhere.
Bedroom September 02, 2017. If the room has a special feature, such as a portion of the wall that juts out, don′t hesitate to paint it! sometimes a simple yet striking painted accent can add true interest. Below we see a room featuring a soothing shade of mint. Layering color is a fun approach for the bedroom, and the saturated blue wall below is heightened by the presence of vases in sea green. Learn more about these Vitreluxe Glass Vases at West Elm: If you have dark bedroom walls, try lightening them up with a display of vases in bright shades. These Waterscape Vases from West Elm are created using a special salt blast technique, resulting in the texture of sea glass:
Bedroom September 01, 2017. The world′s biggest furniture and interior design fair has so much to offer in the space of such a short time that many of its amazing new decor finds are often lost in the rush. But this year, we have decided to shine a spotlight on the best of Salone del Mobile 2016, giving those who missed out on our live coverage of the event another chance to get in on all the fun! Having already flipped through the inspiring bathrooms and fabulous kitchen ideas from the event, today we take a look at the trendiest bedrooms from Milan 2016.